Changes between Version 3 and Version 4 of root-guidelines


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Timestamp:
Mar 3, 2012, 12:00:40 PM (8 years ago)
Author:
Jamie McClelland
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  • root-guidelines

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    99 * join the #mayfirst channel on irc.indymedia.org and make an announcement before doing anything as root
     10 * open or comment on a ticket for any root activity that might impact the server to ensure we all know about server changes
    1011 * run commands from within a logged screen session (type screen -x to attempt to join a running screen session, if that fails, type screen -L to start a new one) 
    1112 * use root only for tasks that require root
     
    1415Mostly...
    1516
    16  * open or comment on a ticket for any root activity that might impact the server to ensure we all know about server changes
    17  * schedule projects requiring root access 24 hours in advance
    1817 * use root with one or more additional people sharing your screen session
    1918 * share knowledge about what you are doing with others   
     
    2120Make an effort...
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    23  * take the time to fully understand what you or the person driving the screen session is doing
     22 * schedule projects requiring root access 24 hours in advance
     23 * take the time to fully understand what you or the person driving the screen session is doing and if you are driving the screen session make an effort to ensure everyone understands what you are doing
    2424 * fix it "right" - either the first time, or after making the quick fix, go back and try to fix it in a permanent way